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JULY 8 - AMBASSADOR OF PEACE MEDAL CEREMONY

SURREY, BC - The Hon. ‎Yonah Martin, Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate and Grand Patron of Korea Veterans Association of Canada Heritage Unit, attended a special medal ceremony for Colonel Don McClellan (Ret’d) at Amica White Rock senior home where he currently resides. Deputy Consul General, Yongwook Na was in attendance representing the Korean government along with Mr. Woo Seok Lee, President of the Korean War Veterans Association Western Chapter and family members of Col. McClellan. The Ambassador of Peace Medal is an expression of appreciation from the Korean government to Veterans who served in the Korean War from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953. It is also awarded to veterans who have participated in UN peacekeeping operations until the end of 1955.